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  1. Mahmud -- Not Just Another Mainland Tourist in Hong KongRead the original story

    Thursday | Foreign Policy

    A Uighur jade trader gets a rare chance to go to Hong Kong and has a taste of the freedom he does not enjoy back home.

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  2. Guanghui Wins Approval to Import Crude as China Opens XinjiangRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Guanghui Energy Ltd., a Shanghai- listed explorer with overseas oil assets, became the first non- state company this year to be allowed to import crude as China's government opens resource-rich Xinjiang to private investment.

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  3. Hainan Airlines profit down 69.78pcRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South China Morning Post

    Hainan Airlines carried 169.2 million passengers in the first half of the year, 15.62 per cent more than in the same period last year.

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  4. 15 killed in NW China bus-truck crashRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Xinhuanet

    The death toll has risen to 15 after a bus carrying 61 people collided head-on with a truck on a highway in northwest China's Gansu Province, local authorities said on Wednesday.

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  5. Terror leader warns youngstersRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | China Daily

    Memetuhut Memetrozi, co-founder of the terrorist East Turkestan Islamic Movement, has urged young people not to be tricked by religious extremists or to become one, as he once did.

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  6. 13 dead in Gansu bus-truck crashRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Standard

    Thirteen people were killed on Tuesday afternoon when a bus carrying 61 people collided head-on with a truck on a highway in northwest China's Gansu Province.

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  7. 13 killed in China bus accidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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  8. China's Silent War on TerrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Time

    A virtual media blackout makes it hard to know what's happening as Beijing tackles unrest among its Uighur Muslim minorities On a clear, sunny morning last October in Beijing, an S.U.V. carrying three people turned right on to Chang'an Avenue, plowed through crowds gathered near the entrance to the Forbidden City and burst into flames at northern ... (more)

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  9. China: Cartoons foster "ethnic solidarity"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Newsday

    The authorities in China are sponsoring a TV cartoon to ease ethnic tensions in troubled Xinjiang province, it is reported.

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  10. China executes Tiananmen Square attack 'masterminds'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | CNN

    China has executed eight people convicted of terrorism, including three for their roles in an attack in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in October, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported, citing local authorities.

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  11. .com | Chinese teen 'masterminded' killing of imamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | News24

    Chinese police have concluded that an 18-year-old, who was influenced by religious extremism, was the mastermind behind the murder of a state-backed imam in China's western Xinjiang region, state media said on Monday.

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  12. The Uighur People: In Defense of the Minority, their Identity and Autonomy Part IRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | CNN

    I am writing to bring to the attention of the world the horrible condition of the Uighur people and to highlight the persecution and oppression that they are undergoing under the Chinese Empire.

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  13. Chinese media says teen masterminded killing of imam in XinjiangRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | AlertNet

    Juma Tayir speaks during an interview at Id Kah Mosque in Kashgar, China, in this still image taken from video dated August 3, 2011.

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  14. 12:09 China executes eight, including Tiananmen attackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | AkiPress

    China has executed eight people in the north-western region of Xinjiang, for what it calls "terrorist" attacks, reports the state news agency Xinhua .

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  15. China Targets Ordinary Uighurs With Beards, BurkasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    Outside a mosque in China's restive west, a government-appointed Muslim cleric was dodging a foreign reporter's question about why young men of the Uighur ethnic minority don't have beards when one such youth interrupted.

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  16. China executes 8 for 'terrorist' attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Daily Star

    The footage of an October attack on the edge of Beijing's Tiananmen Square is seen in court during the trial of three people involved in this still image taken from video in Urumqi city, in this June 16, 2014 file photo.

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  17. China executes 8 convicted of terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | CNN

    China has executed eight people convicted of terrorism, including three for their roles in an attack in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in October, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported, citing local authorities.

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  18. Watch: CCTV footage of Xinjiang terror group 'launching jihad'Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | South China Morning Post

    State television yesterday aired new videos reportedly found on the computers and mobile phones of attackers behind last year's car crash in Tiananmen Square that killed two tourists and injured 40. The footage showed a man named as Usmen Hasan leading a swearing-in ceremony on a hill in Urumqi, Xinjiang, before the group launched a "jihad", ... (more)

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  19. China executes 8 for separatist violence and related crimesRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Jurist

    According to a press release by China's state-run news agency, the execution was conducted with approval [Xinhua report] by the Supreme People's Court [official website, in Chinese].

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  20. China Denies Ethnic Minority the Right to Keep BeardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Outlook

    Outside a mosque in China's restive west, a government-appointed Muslim cleric was dodging a foreign reporter's question about why young men of the Uighur ethnic minority don't have beards when one such youth interrupted.

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